Alec C. Beekley, MD, FACS

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1100 Walnut Street
Suite 701
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8813
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Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Major general Malcolm C. Grow, M.D. (1887-1960) Soldier, Surgeon, Airman
  2. A multicenter study of routine versus selective intraoperative leak testing for sleeve gastrectomy
  3. Polyp detection rates among body mass index categories at first screening colonoscopy
  4. Synchronous acute appendicitis and acute cholecystitis: A discussion of a century's worth of epidemiologic, basic science, and clinical research, explicating the pathophysiology of a likely underrecognized historical condition
  5. Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: The rightful gold standard weight loss surgery procedure
  6. Ideal Body Weight Calculation in the Bariatric Surgical Population
  7. Antibiotic Regimen after a Total Abdominal Colectomy with Ileostomy for Fulminant Clostridium difficile Colitis: A Multi-Institutional Study
  8. Comment on: Robotic single-site cholecystectomy in the obese: Outcomes from a single institution
  9. Prospective derivation of a clinical decision rule for thoracolumbar spine evaluation after blunt trauma: An American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Multi-Institutional Trials Group Study
  10. Ambroise Paré (1510 to 1590): A surgeon centuries ahead of his time
  11. Contrasting patient, family, provider, and societal goals at the end of life complicate decision making and induce variability of care after trauma
  12. Evaluation of the risk of noncontiguous fractures of the spine in blunt trauma
  13. Performance improvement in emergency tourniquet use during the Baghdad surge
  14. Use of robotics in colon and rectal surgery
  15. The efficacy of Combat Gauze in extreme physiologic conditions
  16. Gastric bypass: Time for a change?
  17. Research and Analytics in Combat Trauma Care. Converting Data and Experience to Practical Guidelines
  18. Recombinant factor VIIa is effective at reversing coagulopathy in a lactic acidosis model
  19. The economic costs of obesity and the impact of bariatric surgery
  20. Survey of the indications for use of emergency tourniquets.